Tiger Tales

PARCC testing now a part of student admission process

Alex Lopez, staff writer

May 13, 2015

Filed under News

Starting next school year, JJC and other community colleges will begin to accept PARCC testing for student admission. The test show academic achievement similar to the ACT. The test is also able to place students into college...

AP US History Test considered biased

Anna Eklund and Serena Gregory

March 17, 2015

Filed under News

Martin Luther King Jr., Benjamin Franklin, George Washington Carver, James Madison and Rosa Parks. If you’ve heard that the new AP U.S. History course description doesn’t mention these legendary Americans, you have not misheard....

Mr. Hallihan named Joliet Central Principal

Kyle Kopchak, Sports Editor

March 12, 2015

Filed under News, Top Stories

On February 25, 2015, the Joliet Township school board announced that Shad Hallihan will replace retiring Joliet Central High School principal John Randich as the new Joliet Central principal, effective July 1, 2015. Mr. Hallihan...

Snow days require flurry of decision making

Mae Mastin, staff writer

February 11, 2015

Filed under News

Will school be canceled? On cold or snowy winter days, students wait eagerly for the call letting them know that they get a day off. When it comes to calling snow or “cold” days, Joliet Township High School superintendent,...

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